Interregional Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO on the occasion of the 37th session of the General Conference

When, local time: 
Monday, 4 November 2013 -
9:00am to 5:30pm
Where: 
France, PARIS
Type of Event: 
Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Contact: 
Xiaoling Cheng (01.45.68.17.13) / Sonia Zerroualy (01.45.68.12.57)

Members of National Commissions will take the opportunity of their presence in Paris to meet and discuss topics of common interest.
The meeting will also be useful to update on the latest developments at the Organization and to further associate National Commissions in its work. This meeting will be opened by the Director-General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova.

Following an online consultation with National Commissions, topics, such as contribution of National Commissions to UNESCO’s engagement in the post-2015 development agenda, their activities targeting youth, new modalities of the Participation Programme, and interface and cooperation between UNESCO field offices and National Commissions, are included in the agenda of this meeting.

Following an online consultation with National Commissions, topics such as contribution of National Commissions to UNESCO’s engagement in the post-2015 development agenda, their activities targeting youth, interface and cooperation between UNESCO field offices and national commissions and new modalities of the Participation Programme are included in the agenda of this meeting.